Adventureworks is the youth division of Jagged Globe Ltd, the UK’s foremost provider of mountaineering expeditions and courses, treks and skiing trips. Adventureworks organises high-quality educational expeditions for school groups to countries as diverse as Borneo, Ecuador, India, Morocco, Peru, Slovakia and Kyrgystan.
We are seeking someone with flair, initiative and determination to be responsible for driving forward and developing our sales strategy.
This is an exciting opportunity for a confident, motivated graduate with experience of sales and marketing. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm, who is efficient and can multi-task. The post would suit someone with an interest in the outdoors, travel and education. In addition to experience of sales, you must be an excellent written and verbal communicator, with good IT knowledge and telephone skills.
Reporting to the Adventureworks Manager, you will be responsible for growing our database of schools contacts and making appointments with teachers. You will also be required to make presentations to parents and students in schools, as well as attending conferences and workshops nationwide.
The role will require you to edit news reports, write copy for the Adventureworks brochure, website, e-mail news, produce press releases and assist in the development of the Adventureworks Sales and Marketing Strategy.
This is a full-time post based in our Sheffield office. There is the opportunity to take part in overseas expeditions. Salary will be based on experience and abilities on a scale of £15,000-£21,000.
Applicants are invited to send a CV and letter outlining how their experience relates to the job specification.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Mike Rosser on 0845 345 8850.
Closing date for applications Friday 5 March 2010
Interviews will take place during the week of 22 March 2010